Cartoon Network Enterprises Announces New Product Licensees, New Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, Steven Universe And We Bare Bears Merchandise Coming Soon

Cartoon Network Enterprises Announces New Product Licensees, New Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, Steven Universe And We Bare Bears Merchandise Coming Soon

During this week (Tuesday 22nd to Thursday 24th May) was the 2018 Licensing Expo in Las Vegas and Cartoon Network Enterprises has been busy making deals and have added some new product licensees for some of its most popular properties such as the The Powerpuff Girls, We Bare Bears and Adventure Time.

The Powerpuff Girls is celebrating its 20th anniversary as a full series this year, with the promise of new episodes, events and products that will continue into next year. In terms of new product licensing partnerships for Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls property, Champion has made a deal to launch a limited-edition collection in fleece and heritage silhouettes which will be released in Autumn 2018. Mondo Tees will introduces a range of Powerpuff Girls themed pins and high-end print and Mattel will launch a Powerpuff Girls Barbie fashions range which will be available worldwide ready for Christmas 2018.

In Latin America, Brazilian flip-flop sandals brand – Havaianas will be releasing Powerpuff Girls themed products for kids and adults from July this year. During this month, personal-care products company – Cremer will launch a range of Powerpuff Girls products. Personalised book company – Dentro da Historia will be launching personalised Powerpuff Girls children’s books this month. Coconut water brand – Amazonia will be launching a Powerpuff Girls themed drink very soon.

Over in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), there will be more Powerpuff Girls themed clothing. Cartoon Network Enterprises has made deals with Sabrina Pilewicz (women’s handbags in Poland), Undiz (nightwear and underwear in France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Russia and the Middle East) and Textiss (a nightwear and underwear product-line in France). British fashion designer Katie Eary will launch a premium clothing collection available worldwide this Autumn, the same collection was unveiled at London Fashion Week in February. Bizuu will be introducing a new Powerpuff Girls athleisure collection in Poland.

In a statement regarding the new Powerpuff Girls products, Pete Yoder, Vice President of Cartoon Network Enterprises for North America said:

“Fans have been following the adventures of The Powerpuff Girls for 20 years and with these fresh new products, they can continue to showcase their passion for the brand. All of our partners captured the Powfactor of this enduring brand, and we are thrilled to share this milestone anniversary with them.”

For Cartoon Network’s Ben 10, FAB Starpoint has signed up to produce Ben 10 themed backpacks. For We Bare Bears, appropriately named skateboard apparel and accessories – Grizzly Griptape has signed up as a licensee, Toy Factory has made a deal to produce plush toys, Funko has made a deal to make We Bare Bears Funko POP! vinyl figures and Concept One Accessories has agreed to offer We Bare Bears accessories, luggage and bags.

PopSockets has signed up to offer Steven Universe accessories, while Accutime has made a deal to expand its Adventure Time watch range.

http://worldscreen.com/tvkids/new-lm-partnerships-for-the-powerpuff-girls/

http://kidscreen.com/2018/05/23/cartoon-network-assembles-more-licensing-partners/

https://www.licensing.biz/entertainment/mattel-readies-new-range-of-the-powerpuff-girls-inspired-barbie-fashions

Justice League Action Happy Meals Now At McDonald’s UK

Justice League Action Happy Meals Now At McDonald's UK

Justice League Action Happy Meals Now At McDonald’s UK

Justice League Action Happy Meals are now at McDonald’s restaurants in the UK, during the promotion, each McDonald’s Happy Meal will include one of ten Justice League Action superhero gadget toys, including Batman’s Batarang and also the Super Communicator. There’s three different Justice League Action Happy Meal box designs featuring characters from the Cartoon Network show – Superman with Supergirl, The Flash with Wonder Woman and Batman with Batgirl.

Each Happy Meal includes a Happy Readers voucher to get one of two Justice League books for £1 at WHSmith or Eason (Northern Ireland). By using the voucher code printed on the Happy Meal box, you can also download the ebook Justice League: Meet the Team for free at kobo.com. McDonald’s Happy Studio app has lots of exclusive Justice League Action activities and games, using the app, you can create your own Justice League Action comic strip by scanning in a Happy Meal toy.

In UK restaurants from 10.30am. A range of toys available at different times and sold separately. While stocks last. Ends Tuesday 5th June.

https://www.mcdonalds.com/gb/en-gb/latest/happy-meal.html

Cartoon Network Enterprises Launches Its Most Ambitious Campaign Yet Ready For Licensing Expo 2018

Cartoon Network Enterprises Launches Its Most Ambitious Campaign Yet Ready For Licensing Expo 2018

Cartoon Network Enterprises Launches Its Most Ambitious Trade Campaign Yet Ready For Licensing Expo 2018

Cartoon Network’s merchandising and product licensing division – Cartoon Network Enterprises has been preparing for Licensing Expo 2018 with its most ambitious and creative trade marketing campaign yet. Cartoon Network Enterprises has made posters for three of its most licensed brands – Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls and Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty. The posters feature merchandise laid out and arranged in the shape of a face belonging to a main character from each of the three shows. CNE’s Ben 10 poster features Four Arms face, the Powerpuff Girls poster has Buttercup’s face and the Rick and Morty poster has merchandise laid out in the shape of Rick’s face. The campaign has been featured on PromaxBDA’s website, an organisation that celebrates high-quality campaigns and branding produced by the entertainment marketing industry.

Ben 10 is Cartoon Network’s top grossing brand worldwide, the series brings in around $5 billion in global retail sales each year and has been a highly popular licensed action toy brand for young boys. The Powerpuff Girls is one of Cartoon Network’s oldest and most successful shows, the animated series is celebrating its 20th anniversary and CNE has been marketing the brand toward girls and young woman with a licensed portfolio of toys, clothing and accessories. Rick and Morty is currently Adult Swim’s flagship animated series and has been a hit worldwide, it’s also Cartoon Network Enterprises’ fastest growing brand.

Cartoon Network Enterprises will be at Licensing Expo 2018, which will be held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas between 22nd and 24th May. CNE will be located at booth #D170 at the convention. Other important brands CNE will be promoting at Licensing Expo 2018 include Steven Universe, We Bare Bears and Adventure Time.

https://licensing18.mapyourshow.com/7_0/exhibitor/exhibitor-details.cfm?ExhID=12401

http://brief.promaxbda.org/index.php/article/cartoon-network-celebrates-fandom-with-show-merchandise